Jarren Benton Announces "Grandma's Basement Tour" Dates
UPDATE: Funk Volume's Jarren Benton will bring his unique styles of showmanship to an array of stages in early August as part of the Grandma's Basement Tour.
Earlier this month, Funk Volume's Jarren Benton released My Grandma's Basement. The album features Vinnie Paz, as well as label-mates Hopsin and SwizZz. In promotion of the LP, Benton has announced late summer tour dates with another one of his Funk Volume brothers, Dizzy Wright.
The Decatur, Georgia and Las Vegas, Nevada tandem will hit the road on August 1 through August 19 as part of the Grandma's Basement Tour. These dates will follow 10 shows from Wright, joining Hopsin in Australia.
The Grandma's Tour dates are as follows:
8/1/2013 Jacksonville, FL @ Roc Bar
8/2/2013 Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
8/4/2013 Charlotte, NC @ Treemont Music Hall
8/5/2013 Virginia Beach, VA @ Shakas
8/6/2013 Springfield, VA @ Empire
8/7/2013 Richmond, VA @ Kingdom
8/8/2013 Brooklyn, NY @ Knitting Factory
8/9/2013 Providence, RI @ Valley Street
8/10/2013 Cambridge, MA @ Middle East
8/12/2013 Pittsburgh, PA @ Rex Theater
8/13/2013 Indianapolis, IN @ Club Molly
8/14/2013 Toledo, OH @ Frankies
8/15/2013 Cleveland, OH @ Peabodys
8/16/2013 Steger, IL @ Another Hole in the Wall
8/17/2013 Allen Park, MI @ Simon's After Dark
8/19/2013 Columbus, OH @ Skully's Music Diner
Recently, the pair stopped by the HipHopDX Hollywood office for an interview, discussing their kinship, as well as Grandma's Basement:
UPDATE: Only Jarren Benton is touring on the Grandma's Basement Tour. While both Funk Volume artists will tour Australian at the aforementioned set of dates, Benton will be joined by Goldyard.